Pradesh Congress Committee president Botsa Satyanarayana on Wednesday released the list of five candidates for the by-elections to be held in 17 constituencies, which fell vacant due to the disqualification of rebel Congress MLAs.
Talking to media persons at Gandhi Bhavan, Botsa Satyanarayana said that the party would finalise the remaining candidates before the issuance of notification by the Election Commission. He said P Venugopal Reddy will be the candidate from Rayadurgam assembly segment, Gandra Jyothi from Parakala, Medam Mallikarjuna Reddy from Rajampeta, Eswaraiah from Railway Kodur and MG Brothers or Rudra Goud from Emmiganur.
Responding to the Supreme Court serving notices to six ministers and IAS officers, the PCC chief said that the Ministers would respond individually to court notices. (INN)